Level 5 Management Qualifications

ATHE Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management

The ATHE Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management is a 120 credit size qualification, and is the equivalent level to the 2nd year of a degree.

You can download the Management Level 5 Information Sheet here.

What does the qualification progress to?
Learners who complete this qualification can progress to the third year of a variety of Bachelor’s Degree Top-Up Programmes at a higher education institution including those where we have progression agreements such as Southampton Solent University, University of Northampton, Anglia Ruskin University, Coventry University and London School of Business and Management. For more information, please visit our progression routes page.

This qualification is eligible for Advanced Learner Loans through the Skills Funding Agency in the 2016-2017 session. Please see the SFA 2016 to 2017 simplified funding rates catalogue for more details.

What does this qualification cover?
Learners must complete 5 mandatory units worth 80 credits and a further 3 or 4 optional units totalling 120 credits to achieve this qualification. Please click below to view the units within this qualification.
Units within this qualification
Title Level Credit GLH
Mandatory
Managing Communication 5 15 60
Business Organisations in a Global Context 5 15 60
People Management 5 15 60
Finance for Managers 4 15 60
Research Project 5 20 80
Optional
Managing Stakeholder Engagement 6 10 40
Risk Management 6 10 40
Leading Organisational Equality and Diversity 6 10 40
Corporate Social Responsibility 4 15 60
Manage Sustainability in an Organisation 5 15 60
Resource Management 4 15 60
Administrative Services 4 15 60
Planning a Work Based Team Project 4 15 60
Marketing Principles and Practice 5 15 60
Planning a New Business Venture 4 15 60
Customer Relationship Management 4 15 60
Employability Skills 5 15 60
Business Ethics 5 15 60
Personal and Professional Development 5 15 60
Business Law 5 15 60
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ATHE Level 5 Diploma in Management

ATHE Level 5 Diploma in Management The ATHE Level 5 Diploma in Management is a 60 credit size qualification.

What does the qualification progress to?
Learners who complete this qualification can build credits towards the ATHE Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management which provides entry to the third year of a variety of Bachelor’s Degree Top-Up Programmes at a higher education institution, including those where we have progression agreements, such as Southampton Solent University, University of Northampton, Anglia Ruskin University, Coventry University and London School of Business and Management. For more information, please visit our progression routes page.

This qualification is eligible for Advanced Learner Loans through the Skills Funding Agency in the 2016-2017 session. Please see the SFA 2016 to 2017 simplified funding rates catalogue for more details.

What does this qualification cover?
Learners must complete 3 mandatory units worth 45 credits and a further optional unit totalling 60 credits to achieve this qualification. Please click below to view the units within this qualification.

Units within this qualification
Title Level Credit GLH
Mandatory
Managing Communication 5 15 60
Business Organisations in a Global Context 5 15 60
People Management 5 15 60
Optional
Corporate Social Responsibility 4 15 60
Manage Sustainability in an Organisation 5 15 60
Resource Management 4 15 60
Administrative Services 4 15 60
Planning a Work Based Team Project 4 15 60
Finance for Managers 4 15 60
Marketing Principles and Practice 5 15 60
Planning a New Business Venture 4 15 60
Customer Relationship Management 4 15 60
Employability Skills 5 15 60
Business Ethics 5 15 60
Personal and Professional Development 5 15 60
Business Law 5 15 60

 ATHE Level 5 Certificate in Management

The ATHE Level 5 Certificate in Management is a 30 credit size qualification.

What does the qualification progress to?
Learners who complete this qualification can build credits towards the ATHE Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management which provides entry to the third year of a variety of Bachelor’s Degree Top-Up Programmes at a higher education institution, including those where we have progression agreements, such as Southampton Solent University, University of Northampton, Anglia Ruskin University, Coventry University and London School of Business and Management. For more information, please visit our progression routes page.

This qualification is eligible for Advanced Learner Loans through the Skills Funding Agency in the 2016-2017 session. Please see the SFA 2016 to 2017 simplified funding rates catalogue for more details.

What does this qualification cover?
Learners choose two out of three units totalling 30 credits to achieve the ATHE Level 5 Certificate in Management. Please click below to view the units within this qualification.

Units within this qualification


Title Level Credit GLH
Managing Communication 5 15 60
Business Organisations in a Global Context 5 15 60
People Management 5 15 60

Difference between Diploma, Certificate and Award...

All qualifications on the RQF have an assigned credit value which reflects the size of the qualification. Qualifications that are 12 credits or less are called, "Awards", those that are 13 to 36 credits are "Certificates" and any qualification that is 37 credits or more is called a "Diploma".